Accessing Statistics Canada Data Table and Vectors


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Documentation for package ‘cansim’ version 0.3.7

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add_provincial_abbreviations Add provincial abbreviations as factor
adjust_cansim_values_by_variable (Deprecated) Adjust values in a retrieved Statistics Canada data table using a scaling variable
cansim_old_to_new Translate deprecated CANSIM table number into new NDM-format table catalogue number
categories_for_level Use metadata to extract categories for column of specific level
collect_and_normalize collect data from connection and normalize cansim table output
correspondence The correspondence file for old to new StatCan table numbers is included in the package
disconnect_cansim_sqlite disconnect from a cansim database connection
get_cansim Retrieve a Statistics Canada data table using NDM catalogue number
get_cansim_changed_tables Retrieve a list of modified tables since a given date
get_cansim_code_set Get NDM code sets
get_cansim_column_categories Retrieve Statistics Canada data table categories for a specific column
get_cansim_column_list Retrieve Statistics Canada data table column list
get_cansim_cube_metadata Retrieve table metadata from Statistics Canada API
get_cansim_data_for_table_coord_periods Retrieve data for specified Statistics Canada data product for last N periods for specific coordinates
get_cansim_ndm Retrieves a Statistics Canada data table using CANSIM code or NDM table number
get_cansim_sqlite Retrieve a Statistics Canada data table using NDM catalogue number as SQLite database connection
get_cansim_table_info Retrieve Statistics Canada data table information
get_cansim_table_notes Retrieve Statistics Canada data table notes and column categories
get_cansim_table_overview Retrieve Statistics Canada data table overview text
get_cansim_table_short_notes Retrieve Statistics Canada data table short notes
get_cansim_table_subject Retrieve Statistics Canada data table subject detail
get_cansim_table_survey Retrieve Statistics Canada data table survey detail
get_cansim_table_url Retrieve a Statistics Canada data table URL given a table number
get_cansim_vector Retrieve data for a Statistics Canada data vector released within a given time frame
get_cansim_vector_for_latest_periods Retrieve data for specified Statistics Canada data vector(s) for last N periods
get_cansim_vector_info Retrieve metadata for specified Statistics Canada data vectors
list_cansim_cubes Get overview list for all Statistics Canada data cubes
list_cansim_sqlite_cached_tables List cached cansim SQLite database
list_cansim_tables Get overview list for all Statistics Canada data tables
normalize_cansim_values Normalize retrieved data table values to appropriate scales
remove_cansim_sqlite_cached_table Remove cached cansim SQLite database
search_cansim_cubes Search through Statistics Canada data cubes
search_cansim_tables Search through Statistics Canada data tables
view_cansim_webpage View CANSIM table information in browser